Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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The Misers
  • H. Bourne, artist
    active: England, United Kingdom
    Quinten Metsys
    1466–1530
    born: Louvain, Burgundian Netherlands (present-day Belgium) ; died: Antwerpen Province, Southern Netherlands (present-day Belgium)
  • The Misers, date unknown
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • steel engraving
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 235 x 192 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 344 x 269 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 1/4 x 7 1/2 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 13 1/2 x 10 9/16 in
  • Transfer from English Department, Collection of Charles Graham Dunlap
  • Not on display
  • 1990.0164
Description

Copy of Metsys oil of two Dutch merchants counting coins into ledger, with emblematic images.